Subject: Re: target endianness in Makefiles
To: Izumi Tsutsui <>
From: Jaromír Dolecek <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/26/2000 11:26:26
Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> Then why don't we put it to When we are doing cross-build,
> we specify the target MACHINE/MACHINE_ARCH, which contain its endianness
> information. No need to dig it up from target sources.

If the usage of the flag would be spread over tree on more places, I'd
tend to agree. Since it's used on only one place, it's IMHO better
to do this via FOO!=, at least from maintanence point of view.

Jaromir Dolecek <>
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